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4,000+ meals are served each month?


Youth can become members for as little as $50 a year!


We offer breakfast all summer long!


No one is ever turned away from our programs for financial reasons!

There is a lot to know about the Boys & Girls Club of Southwest Missouri! We pride ourselves on our programming and low costs. We are the only facility in the Joplin area that offers transportation from Joplin schools, educational programming, balanced meals, and all for only $25 a semester.

Christopher Tucker

Chris Tucker was born and raised in Joplin, Missouri he attended Joplin High School and  MSSU to obtain his dreams. He is now the district supervisor at H&R Block for the Missouri area and he is married and the father of four children. He enjoys watching football, expecially the Chiefs! Chris also attened the Boys and Girls Club of Southwest Missouri for seven years.. 

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Ashley’s Story

The Boys & Girls Club of Southwest Missouri is pleased to announce our Youth of the Year, Ashley! Ashley is 14 years old and has been attending the Boys & Girls Club for eight years.

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